Author

Nicole Dimich

Nicole Dimich

Nicole Dimich is an educator and author who has worked with elementary and secondary educators, administrators and school districts across the globe. Dimich is also the executive director of a nonprofit called Thrive Ed and lives in the metro area.

COMMENTARY

Time to change how we assess students, schools — Opinion

By: - October 1, 2021

Minnesota is in full back-to-school mode, and just weeks earlier, the Minnesota Department of Education released the reading, math and science results from the 2021 Minnesota Comprehensive Assessments (MCAs). The MCAs showed what educators, families and policymakers already knew: existing opportunity and achievement disparities got worse during COVID-19. As both a parent and an educator, […]